Amazon S3

Visit/data-breaches/34107/capital_one_data_breach
Capital One
data breaches

Vodafone, Ford potentially targeted by Capital One hacker

Slack messages reveal data breach could be far worse than previously thought
1 Aug 2019
Visit/exploits/34009/thousands-of-sites-fall-to-magecart-spray-and-pray-attack
binary on a screen with words 'hacking attack'
exploits

Thousands of sites fall to Magecart 'spray and pray' attack

In another case of misconfigured Amazon S3 buckets, attackers will likely make a decent ROI despite low success rate
12 Jul 2019
Visit/amazon-web-services-aws/33736/aws-launches-textract-tool-capable-of-reading-millions-of-files-in-a
AWS logo on black background
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS' Textract can read millions of files in a few hours

The machine learning-powered tool promises to be the most accurate for scalping data
30 May 2019
Visit/data-protection/33386/third-party-facebook-app-leaked-540m-user-records-on-aws-server
data protection

Facebook app leaked 540m user records on AWS server

Data trove thought to have been shared prior to Facebook's policy reforms
4 Apr 2019
Advertisement
Visit/data-breaches/30898/user-error-businesses-expose-15bn-sensitive-files
data breaches

User error: Businesses expose 1.5bn sensitive files

Exposed confidential information is roughly 4,000 times larger than the Panama Papers leak
6 Apr 2018
Visit/security/30060/100gb-of-secret-nsa-data-found-on-unsecured-aws-s3-bucket
Leaky bucket
Security

100GB of secret NSA data found on unsecured AWS S3 bucket

The data related to a failed NSA cloud collaboration project
29 Nov 2017